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Watch: An LGBTQ Guide to Vienna

Watch: An LGBTQ Guide to Vienna

TRAVEL | May 22
EuroPride descends on Vienna this June. Here's an insider's look at the city's LGBTQ history.

Watch: 'Drag Race' Stars Alaska & Alyssa Edwards Judge Speedo Contest on 'The Bachelorette'

Watch: 'Drag Race' Stars Alaska & Alyssa Edwards Judge Speedo Contest on 'The Bachelorette'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 22
Things got wild on the latest episode of "The Bachelorette" and of course two stars from "RuPaul's Drag Race" were involved.

As ER Wait Times Grow, More Patients Leave Against Medical Advice

As ER Wait Times Grow, More Patients Leave Against Medical Advice

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Phillip Reese | May 22
Emergency room patients increasingly leave California hospitals against medical advice, and experts say crowded ERs are likely to blame.

Why Quebec Endlessly Beckons Those on a Bicycle

Why Quebec Endlessly Beckons Those on a Bicycle

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Calvin Woodward | May 22
In Montreal each spring, an epic bicycle festival demonstrates how 25,000 people can let the good times roll without bumping into each other too much. 

Watch: The Jonas Bros Appear on 'Billy on the Street'

Watch: The Jonas Bros Appear on 'Billy on the Street'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 22
The Jonas Brothers are the latest celebs to participate in out comic Billy Eichner's "Billy on the Street."

The Hazards of Living on the Right Side of a Time Zone Border

The Hazards of Living on the Right Side of a Time Zone Border

Daylight saving time is an artificial way of adjusting time, but nothing changes when the sun rises and sets.

'Chick-fil-A' Bill Reignites LGBT Opposition in Texas

'Chick-fil-A' Bill Reignites LGBT Opposition in Texas

NEWS | By Paul J. Weber | May 22
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he will sign legislation that Republicans say is a defense of Chick-fil-A and religious freedom, but gay lawmakers sometimes tearfully railed against it on the House floor as a license to discriminate.

Police Look at Whether Transgender Women's Deaths Connected

Police Look at Whether Transgender Women's Deaths Connected

NEWS | By Terry Wallace | May 22
The shooting deaths of two transgender women and the stabbing of a third are being investigated to determine whether they are connected, police in Dallas said Tuesday.

Kenyan Author, LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Dies at 48

Kenyan Author, LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Dies at 48

NEWS | By Tom Odula | May 22
One of Africa's best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday.

Former Judge Files New Motions in Jussie Smollett Case

Former Judge Files New Motions in Jussie Smollett Case

NEWS | May 22
A former judge who wants a special prosecutor appointed in the Jussie Smollett case is back in court with new motions to obtain her goal.


News

Handwritten Wills Shake Up Aretha Franklin's Estate

Handwritten Wills Shake Up Aretha Franklin's Estate

NATIONAL | By Ed White | May 22
The discovery of handwritten wills in the home of the late Aretha Franklin could ignite a dispute among family members about the estate of the "Queen of Soul."


Entertainment

 Review :: Never Look Away

Review :: Never Look Away

MOVIES | By Frank J. Avella | May 22
An epic yet intimate tale about the transcendent nature of art, spanning several decades and delving into the infrequently-probed world of post-WW2 survival for Germany's ordinary citizens.


Business

Elder Care Homes Rake in Profits As Workers Earn A Pittance

Elder Care Homes Rake in Profits As Workers Earn A Pittance

FINANCE | By Jennifer Gollan | May 22
The profit margins can be huge and, for violators of labor laws, hinge on the widespread exploitation of thousands of caretakers, many of them poor immigrants effectively earning $2 to $3.50 an hour to work around the clock.


Technology

Washington Is 1st State to Allow Composting of Human Bodies

Washington Is 1st State to Allow Composting of Human Bodies

PERSONAL TECH | By Gene Johnson | May 22
Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Tuesday making Washington the first state to approve composting as an alternative to burying or cremating human remains.


Finance

Getting Real About Health Costs in Retirement

Getting Real About Health Costs in Retirement

HEALTH | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | May 21
You won't pay for health care in retirement with one lump sum. That's the way these expenses are often presented, though, and the amounts are terrifying.


Cars

Report: Many Uber, Lyft Drivers Fail to Respond to Recalls

Report: Many Uber, Lyft Drivers Fail to Respond to Recalls

AUTO NEWS | By Cathy Bussewitz | May 22
One out of six Uber and Lyft drivers in the New York City and Seattle areas are driving vehicles with outstanding recalls, according to Consumer Reports.


Style

'Tortilla Movement' Seeks to Restore Mexico's Iconic Food

'Tortilla Movement' Seeks to Restore Mexico's Iconic Food

FOOD/DRINK | By María Teresa Hernández | May 21
As Mexico City's 9 million residents sleep in the pre-dawn darkness, busy hands are already preparing the day's corn tortillas in the small kitchen of Molino El Pujol.


Health/Fitness

Pot 'Legalization 2.0': Social Equity Becomes A Key Question

Pot 'Legalization 2.0': Social Equity Becomes A Key Question

LEGAL | By Jennifer Peltz | May 21
Advocates for legalizing marijuana have long argued it would strike a blow for social justice after a decades-long drug war that disproportionately targeted minority and poor communities.


Travel

Cuba Bets on Tourism as Trump Restrictions Take Hold

Cuba Bets on Tourism as Trump Restrictions Take Hold

INTERNATIONAL | By Andrea Rodriguez | May 21
The battle for Cuba's economic future is being waged on its beaches. And at its all-inclusive resorts, dive sites and cobblestoned colonial plazas.


Nightlife

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 21
The annual GLSEN Respect Awards were held at Cipriani 42nd Street to honor the work of student leaders, educators, community organizers, influencers, and corporations who serve as exemplary role models and have made an impact on LGBTQ youth.